#LifeHacksLive Interview: Economist Dambisa Moyo

Dambisa Moyo is the Zambian-born international economist and author who analyzes the macroeconomy and global affairs. She holds holds a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry and MBA from American University, an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a DPhil in Economics from Oxford. She is the author of three New York Times besting selling books including: 

  • Dead Aid: Why Aid Is Not Working and How There Is a Better Way for Africa
  • How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly – And the Stark Choices that Lie Ahead
  • Winner Take All: China's Race for Resources and What It Means for the World

In the private sector Moyo currently serves on the boards of Barclays Bank, the financial services group, SABMiller, the global brewer, and Barrick Gold, the global miner. In the past she spent two years working at the World Bank and eight years at Goldman Sachs.

During the 2017 Ambrosetti international economics forum in Italy, Mayo sat down with CNBC to answer questions about her career, leadership skills, work-life balance, capitalism and the current state of the global markets.